Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A small and faint southern constellation (the Compasses), in the Milky Way next to Centaurus.
- 1.1as genitive Circini /ˈsərsənē/ Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Alpha Circini’
- 1.1as genitive Circini /ˈsərsənē/ Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.